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Kerry Brown (wrestler)

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Kerry Brown February 1958 – September 10, 2009 was a Canadian professional wrestler Brown was best known for working in Stampede Wrestling in the 1980s under his real name, but also wrestled in Puerto Rico and the Maritimes using the ring name Rick Valentine

Contents

  • 1 Career
    • 11 Beginning and Canadian promotions
    • 12 Puerto Rico and later career
  • 2 Personal life
  • 3 In wrestling
  • 4 Championships and accomplishments
  • 5 References
  • 6 External links

Career

Beginning and Canadian promotions

Brown began wrestling in 1979 in promotions located in Winnipeg The following year, in 1980, began working in Kansas City, in the same promotion that his uncle "Bulldog" Bob Brown worked for He then began working for Stampede Wrestling, a promotion based in Calgary He quickly became known as a tag team wrestler in Stampede, teaming up with Duke Myers to win the Stampede Wrestling International Tag Team Championship for the first time on September 25, 1981 They won the championship for the second time on March 23, 1983, by defeating Leo Burke and David Schultz in a tournament final for the vacant championship Four months later, in July 1982, Brown won the Atlantic Grand Prix Wrestling AGPW United States Heavyweight Championship, his first singles championship in professional wrestling Later that year, on December 8, he and Myers defeated Bret Hart and Leo Burke to win the Stampede Wrestling International Tag Team Championship for the third time

It was during this time that Brown gained infamy when he refused to lose to Owen Hart while working with Stampede Wrestling According to Mike Shaw, Brown was supposed to start a scripted rivalry with Hart, but refused to lose a match to Hart, so the card was switched, and Shaw replaced Brown in the rivalry Brown went on to wrestle in Montreal under the name Rick Valentine He teamed with Sailor White, and the pair were managed by Tarzan Tyler

On May 18, 1983, Brown won the AGPW United States Heavyweight Championship for the second time Later that year, Brown won the AGPW North American Tag Team Championship when he teamed with Frenchy Martin to defeat Vic Rossitani and Bull Johnston in September On December 21, 1985, Brown won the Stampede North American Heavyweight Championship by defeating Davey Boy Smith The following year, on June 6, Brown and his long-term tag team partner Myers won the Stampede Wrestling International Tag Team Championship again by defeating Keith Hart and Chris Benoit Over a year later, he won the AGPW North American Tag Team Championship for the second time when he and his uncle Bob defeated Kid Dynamite and Dino Ventura Two years later, on June 9, 1989, Brown won the Stampede Wrestling International Tag Team Championship with his uncle, when they defeated Biff Wellington and Benoit

Puerto Rico and later career

In the World Wrestling Council WWC, Brown wrestled using the name Rick Valentine, and was used predominantly in the mid-card and tag team ranks He won the WWC World Tag Team Championship with Lance Idol on August 4, 1990 when they defeated Super Medic I and Super Medic III, and the two also held the WWC Caribbean Tag Team Championship later that year He also won the WWC Caribbean Tag Team Championship twice with Eric Embry in 1990, once by defeating Miguelito Perez and Hurricane Castillo, Jr on September 23 and the second time by defeating Super Medic I and Super Medic III on December 15 He won the championship on one occasion with Gran Mendoza in 1991, when they defeated Super Medic I and Super Medic III on January 23

In 2003 and 2004, Brown wrestled for the Canadian Wrestling Federation CWF and Premier Championship Wrestling, where he teamed with Jason Gagne as The Dog Pound Brown's last match was in January 2009

Personal life

Brown was the nephew of wrestler "Bulldog" Bob Brown, but was occasionally billed as his son

Brown was found unresponsive in his home in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada on September 10, 2009 The cause of death was apparent liver failure

In wrestling

  • Managers
    • Tarzan Tyler
  • Nicknames
    • "Pitbull"

Championships and accomplishments

  • Atlantic Grand Prix Wrestling
    • AGPW United States Heavyweight Championship 2 times
    • AGPW North American Tag Team Championship 1 time - with Bob Brown
  • Canadian Wrestling Federation
    • CWF Heavyweight Championship 3 times
    • CWF Tag Team Championship 1 time - with Adrian Walls
  • National Wrestling Alliance
    • NWA Canadian Heavyweight Championship 1 time
  • Stampede Wrestling
    • Stampede North American Heavyweight Championship 1 time
    • Stampede Wrestling International Tag Team Championship 4 times - with Duke Myers 3 and Bob Brown 1
  • World Wrestling Council
    • WWC Caribbean Tag Team Championship 4 times - with Lance Idol 1, Eric Embry 2, and Galan Mendoza 1
    • WWC World Tag Team Championship 1 time - with Lance Idol

References

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q "Kerry Brown profile" Online World of Wrestling Retrieved 2009-09-13 
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v Oliver, Greg 2009-09-10 "Kerry Brown dead at 51" Slam! Sports Canadian Online Explorer Retrieved 2009-09-14 
  3. ^ a b c Caldwell, James 2009-09-10 "Other News: Canadian wrestler Kerry Brown dies at age 51 today" Pro Wrestling Torch Retrieved 2009-09-14 
  4. ^ a b c d e May, Vern "SLAM! Wrestling Canadian Hall of Fame: Kerry Brown" Slam! Sports Canadian Online Explorer Retrieved 2009-09-14 
  5. ^ a b c "Local wrestler dies; Liver failure kills Kerry 'Pitbull' Brown at 51" Winnipeg Sun 2009-09-14 Retrieved 2009-09-14 
  6. ^ "Former North American champ passes away" Wrestling Observer/Figure Four Online 2009-09-11 Retrieved 2009-09-14 
  7. ^ Aldren, Mike 2009-09-11 "Daily wrestling news & gossip" The Sun Retrieved 2009-09-14 

External links

  • Professional wrestling portal
  • Slam! Sports biography
  • Online World of Wrestling profile

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